ASUS Zenfone 3 Laser, which was officially launched back in August at the Z3NVOLUTION event along with other Zenfone 3 series smartphones, has finally gone on sale in India. Lets check out its features, specifications and pricing below.
ASUS Zenfone 3 Laser (ZC551KL) Specifications
The ASUS Zenfone 3 Laser features a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD 2.5D curved glass display, that is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass and has 77% screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 (Quad 1.2 GHz Cortex A53 + Quad 1.5 GHz Cortex A53) 64-bit processor along with Adreno 505 GPU. It has 4 GB of RAM and comes with 32 GB of internal memory, which is further expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card. It runs on the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box with Zen UI 2.0 on top.
The Zenfone 3 Laser rocks a 13 megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, Sony IMX214 sensor, Laser Auto Focus and 3-axis EIS. On the front, it has a 8 megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, 89-degree wide-angle view for selfies and video calling. It supports Hybrid Dual SIM (micro + nano/microSD Card), comes with a fingerprint sensor on the back, that can unlock the phone in 0.3 seconds. The phone has a metal body, which is 7.9 mm thick and weighs 150 grams. It features ICEpower enhanced speaker along with audio wizard for an enhanced audio experience.
On the connectivity front, it comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. The phablet packs in a 3,000 mAh battery under the hood.
The ASUS Zenfone Laser is available in Glacier Silver and Sand Gold color variants for Rs 18,999. It is now exclusively being sold on Flipkart in India but the exclusivity is valid only for a month, and after that it will also be sold via other leading e-commerce sites, retail stores and ASUS Exclusive Stores across the country.
Commenting on the sale, Peter Chang, Region Head – South Asia & Country Manager for ASUS India, said:
“With the Zenfone 3 range, we introduced a series of smartphones in India to appeal to a wide range of audience. The Zenfone 3 Laser is the perfect blend of affordability and luxury, with its high-class specifications at an affordable price tag. With its 13MP rear camera and 0.03 seconds laser auto-focus ability, it is ‘the’ device for the photography enthusiast in anyone.”